UG Congregation - Colleges of the University of Ghana

Please find the locations of the College Academic Offices and information on which Colleges the Departments and Schools of the University belong to below:




Academic Office Locations:


College of Basic and Applied Sciences: Located in CBAS Administrative Building, first floor. It is opposite the Department of Earth Science, in the vicinity of the School of Agriculture

College of Education: Located in the Department  of Adult Education Compound, adjacent to the School of Communication Studies

College of Health Science: Visit the specific  School Offices locations directly. The School of Nursing and the School of Public Health are on the Legon Campus. The Other schools are on the Korle-Bu Campus

College of Humanities: Located in the University of Ghana Business School building, First Floor; Behind UGCS and opposite the Department of Food and Nutrition.



Constituent Schools and Departments of the Colleges of the University of Ghana:


University of Ghana is run on a collegiate system and comprises the following colleges:

·         College of Basic and Applied Sciences

·         College of Education

·         College of Health Sciences

·         College of Humanities

The School of Graduate Studies supports the running of all Post-graduate Programmes in the University. 


*Graduands may use the list below to confirm the College they belong to, for registration for the Congregation:

1.      College of Health Sciences

School of Medicine and Dentistry
Department of Anaesthesia                                                      
Department of Child Health
Department of Psychiatry
Department of Radiology
Department of Surgery
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Department of Medicine and Therapeutics
Department of Oral Pathology and Medicine
Department of Biomaterial Sciences
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Department of Oral Biology
Department of Restorative Dentistry
Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry
Department of Orthodontics and Paedodontics
Center for Tropical Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
School of Public Health
 Department of Health Policy, Planning and Management
 Department of Epidemiology and Disease Control
 Department of Population, Family and Reproduction Health
 Department of Community Health
 Department of Biological, Environmental and Occupational Health
 Department of Social and Behavioural Sciences
 Department of Biostatistics
School of Nursing
 Department of Adult Health
 Department of Community Health Nursing
 Department of Maternal and Child Health
 Department of Research, Education and Administration
 Department of Mental Health 
School of Pharmacy
 Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
 Department of Pharmacy Practice and Clinical Pharmacy
 Department of Pharmaceutics and Microbiology
 Department of Pharmacognosy and Herbal Medicine
 Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
School of Biomedical and Allied Health Sciences
Department of Physiotherapy
Department of Occupational Therapy
Department of Radiography
Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences
Department of Nutrition and Dietetics
Department of Anatomy
Department of Physiology
Department of Medical Biochemistry
Department of Pathology
Department of Medical Microbiology
Department of Haematology
Department of Chemical Pathology
Department of Audiology, Speech and Language
Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research
Department of Animal Experimentation
Department of Bacteriology
Department of Clinical Pathology
Department of Electron Microscopy
Department of Epidemiology
Department of Immunology
Department of Nutrition
Department of Parasitology
Department of Virology


2.     College of Basic and Applied Sciences

School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
 Department of Physics
 Department of Mathematics
 Department of Statistics
 Department of Chemistry
 Department of Computer Science
 Department of Earth Science
School of Biological Sciences
 Department of Plant and Environmental Biology
 Department of Animal Biology and Conservation Science
 Department of Marine and Fisheries Sciences
 Department of Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology
 Department of Nutrition and Food Science
School of Agriculture
 Department of Crop Science
 Department of Soil Science
 Department of Animal Science
 Department of Family and Consumer Sciences
 Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
 Department of Agricultural Extension
West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement
Biotechnology Centre
Livestock and Poultry Research Centre (LIPREC)
Soil and Irrigation Research Centre (SIREC)
Forest and Horticultural Crop Research Centre   (FOHCREC)
School of Veterinary Medicine
School of Engineering Sciences
 Department of Computer Engineering
 Department of Materials Science and Engineering
 Department of Biomedical Engineering
 Department of Agricultural Engineering
 Department of Food Process Engineering
 Institute of Environment and Sanitation Studies
 Institute of Applied Science and Technology


3. College of Humanities

Business School
 Department of Accounting
 Department of Finance
 Department of Marketing
 Department of Public Administration and Health
 Department of Operations and MIS
 Department of Organisation and HR Management
School of Law
School of Arts
 Department of Religions
 Department of Philosophy and Classics
 Department of History
 Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies
School of Languages
 Department of English
 Department of French
 Department of Modern Languages
 Department of Linguistics
School of Social Sciences
Department of Economics
Department of Political Science
Department of Sociology
Department of Geography and Resource Development
Department of Social Work
Department of Psychology
School of Performing Arts
Department of Dance
Department of Theatre
Department of Music


Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research
Institute of African Studies
Regional Institute for Population Studies
Centre for Social Policy Studies
Centre for Migration Studies
Legon Centre for International Affairs and Diplomacy
Centre for Gender Studies and Advocacy
Language Centre
Accra City Campus


4. College of Education

School of Information and Communication Studies
Department of Information Studies
Department of Communication Studies
School of Education and Leadership
Department for Educational Studies and Leadership
Department of Physical Education and Sports
Department of Teacher Education
School of Continuing and Distance Education
Department of Distance Education
Department of Adult Education and Human Resource Studies
University of Ghana Learning Centers